Cooper, Ilene

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COOPER, Ilene. American, b. 1948. Genres: Young adult fiction, Novels. Career: Writer and editor. Winnetka Public Library, Winnetka, IL, children's librarian, 1976-80; Booklist, Chicago, IL, children's book editor, 1985-. Consultant to ABC Afterschool Specials, ABC-TV, 1976-82. Publications: NOVELS. The Winning of Miss Lynn Ryan, 1987; Buddy Love-Now on Video, 1995; I'll See You in My Dreams, 1997. KIDS FROM KENNEDY MIDDLE SCHOOL SERIES: Queen of the Sixth Grade, 1988; Choosing Sides, 1990; Mean Streak, 1991; The New, Improved Gretchen Hubbard, 1992. FRANCES IN THE FOURTH GRADE SERIES: Frances Takes a Chance, 1991; Frances Dances, 1991; Frances Four-Eyes, 1991; Frances and Friends, 1991. HOLLYWOOD WARS SERIES: Lights, Camera, Attitude, 1993; My Co-Star, My Enemy, 1993; Seeing Red, 1993; Trouble in Paradise, 1993. HOLIDAY FIVE SERIES: Trick or Trouble, 1994; The Worst Noel, 1994; Stupid Cupid, 1995; Star Spangled Summer, 1996; No-Thanks Thanksgiving, 1996. OTHER: Susan B. Anthony (biography), 1984; (ed. with D. Wilms) Guide to NonSexist Children's Books, Vol II: 1976-1985, 1987; The Dead Sea Scrolls, 1997. Also writer for television series. Address: c/o Booklist, American Library Association, 50 East Huron, Chicago, IL 60611, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]

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